The best image to sum up the unconscious is Baltimore in the early morning.
I can simply say that I feel spontaneously attracted by everything that is beautiful... It comes from the unconscious and not from my knowledge... Whatever is purely realistic, slice of life, which is average, quotidian, doesn't interest me... I am fascinated by what is beautiful, strong, healthy, what is living. I seek harmony.
Psychedelics are not flashlights into the chaos of the Freudian unconscious, they are tools for mathematically unpacking your mind into a higher dimensional space. In the Newtonian and print created space that we are walking around in you, are like a self extracting archive, that hasn't self extracted itself yet.
And yet he had loved her. A Bookish girl heedless of her beauty, unconscious of her effect. She'd been prepared to live her life alone but from the moment he'd known her he'd needed her.
How often it is a small, almost unconscious event that makes a turning point.
Corrie Ten Boom
I never felt like there was an unconscious part of me around that woke up or that came out of the closet; there wasn't a struggle, there wasn't an attempt to suppress.
To die is to go into the Collective Unconscious, to lose oneself in order to be transformed into form, pure form.
Inspiration is inbreathing, indwelling, poetry can never be entirely willed. It may be true a poet is given only a single line but that line is a gift from the unconscious, intution, a perception.
Royalty has always been an unconscious but all-consuming goal of the European immigrant.
Vine Deloria, Jr.
Occasionally if I look back at something I've written I'll find one of those that I don't understand, but that's a bad thing - the unconscious has dealt me a bad hand.
The mind has first to be attuned to the Unconscious.
D. T. Suzuki
Ninety-five percent of thought, emotion, and learning occur in the unconscious mind - that is, without our awareness.